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Ronald Leslie Giles

  • Service number
    Jayforce 827376 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Ron Public - Alexandria - Direct descendant - 16 August 2020 - He’s my grandfather
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
My Great Grandfather Ronald with my Grandmother on her wedding day

Ron & his daughter at her wedding

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Identity

  • Title
    Mr Public - Alexandria - Direct descendant - 16 August 2020 - Family papers
  • Forenames
    Ronald Leslie AWMM
  • Surname
    Giles AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ron Public - Alexandria - Direct descendant - 16 August 2020 - He’s my grandfather
  • Service number
    Jayforce 827376 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
    Tainui, Ngati Whatua O Orakei Public - Alexandria - Direct descendant - 16 August 2020 - Family papers, enlisting papers
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Jayforce Pre 1946-1948 AWMM C/o. N.B. Eastwood, Eastport Rd., Waihou AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mr. J.E. Giles, 509 Manukau Rd., Epsom, Auckland (f) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1946-1948 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Jayforce 827376 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Jayforce 1946-1948 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.47 Truck Driver/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.47
    2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.47
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.47 AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM

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16 August 2020AlexandriaAucklandDirect descendant

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